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Wes Welker is left at a loss after an untimely drop

FOXBOROUGH — Scratched and bloodied, sore and swollen, bandaged and black and blue, Wes Welker took his time getting dressed, his back facing a growing media swarm surrounding his locker.

When he finally turned around, slowly, the pained look on Welker’s face told a familiar playoff story throughout his time with the Patriots. He caught plenty of balls and gained plenty of yards, but missed opportunities, including by him, left a lasting mark in another disappointing postseason loss.

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